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Across Parker Avenue from the fort is the Site of the Old Gallows, where 83 men "stood on nothin', a-lookin' up a rope." The platf ...
Of Ernest Hemingway, for example, I feel much as I do of Marilyn Monroe, that he was unable to marshal any adequate defense agains ...
Stop up your mouth like a bottle; guard your thoughts like a fort.
It is a united will, not mere walls, which makes a fort.
Unbreachable the fort
Of the long-batter'd world uplifts its wall;
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Old heavens, you used to tweak above us,
Standing like rain whenever a salvo . . . Old heavens,
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Most literature on the culture of adolescence focuses on peer pressure as a negative force. Warnings about the "wrong crowd" read ...
'Tis said of love that it sometimes goes, sometimes flies; runs with one, walks gravely with another; turns a third into ice, and ...
Monroe, the consummate sexual doll, is empowered to act but afraid to act, perhaps because no amount of acting, however inspired, ...
Bardot, Byron, Hitler, Hemingway, Monroe, Sade: we do not require our heroes to be subtle, just to be big. Then we can depend on s ...
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